Our Corporate Responsibility Commitment 11

Our Corporate Responsibility Commitment

We are dedicated to being a good corporate citizen, committed to our People, our Communities and our Planet.

Our Corporate Responsibility Commitment 11

Purpose

Our corporate responsibility initiatives further extend our purpose of creating positive impact through valuable leisure and business tourism and helping make our regions great places to live, work and visit. Our program encompasses three pillars:

PEOPLE THE INDIVIDUALS WE TOUCH
COMMUNITIES THE REGIONS WE SERVE
PLANET THE EARTH WE SHARE
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Recognition

2021 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

World and North America

2022 Fortune

World’s Most Admired Companies

2022 Newsweek

America’s Most Responsible Companies

Strategy

Our corporate responsibility platform represents Sands' unique approach to addressing the issues most material to our business, communities and key stakeholders. Initiatives are organized under the pillars of People, Communities and Planet.
  • PEOPLE
    Be the employer and partner of choice
    TEAM MEMBERS
    SUPPLIERS AND PARTNERS
    GUESTS
    PROFESSIONAL GROWTH
    Drive excellence and opportunity for advancement
    SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES
    Offer dedicated development programs to help our SME partners build business opportunities
    DIVERSITY, EQUITY AND INCLUSION
    Create a collaborative, equitable environment for all and provide growth opportunities for under-represented groups
    RESPONSIBLE GAMING AND BUSINESS PRACTICES
    Provide responsible gaming and human rights safeguards and ensure ethical business practices
    HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELLBEING
    Protect physical security and promote overall wellness
  • COMMUNITIES
    Keep regions strong
    REGIONAL RESILIENCE
    LOCAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
    CULTURAL & NATURAL HERITAGE
    DISASTER RELIEF AND PREPAREDNESS
    Support community preparedness and response
    CAPACITY BUILDING
    Invest in and promote diverse and local businesses, SMEs and nonprofits
    EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT
    Support strong and diverse local workforces and businesses
    LOCAL CULTURE AND ECOLOGY
    Preserve local assets and help attract sustainable tourism
    SHELTER, FOOD AND SERVICES
    Address social issues and underserved populations
  • PLANET
    Minimize our environmental impact
    GREEN BUILDINGS
    ENVIRONMENTALLY RESPONSIBLE OPERATIONS
    GREEN MEETINGS AND EVENTS
    ENERGY
    Promote energy efficiency and renewable energy solutions
    WATER
    Implement conservation and reclaimed water usage
    WASTE
    Reduce, recycle, divert and donate unused products and materials
    PROCUREMENT
    Promote sustainable product purchases and disposable alternatives
    FOOD
    Offer sustainable food and ensure efficient restaurant design
    TRANSPORTATION
    Explore and utilize advanced technologies and route optimization

Foundation

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Our Approach

Hand-in-hand with our corporate responsibility commitment is a firm foundation from which we execute. Our methodology includes assessing important issues, setting measurable targets against global standards and ensuring we govern with integrity and accountability.

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Assessing Issues

We begin by understanding expectations and capturing feedback on the issues most important to our stakeholders. We then zero in on the issues that are most pressing for our company and where we can have the greatest impact.

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Target Setting

Once key issues have been identified, we set measurable targets in line with leading global standards, such as the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, the Science Based Targets initiative and other guidelines for responsible performance.

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Governance Practices

Our company culture is rooted in transparency to our stakeholders and accountability for our actions. Guided by a strong system of governance, we ensure a responsible approach to managing our business and that our responsibility initiatives are interwoven into our business practices.

Resources

Read more about our impact and access important tools and disclosures.

ESG Reports

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Corporate Giving Guidelines

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Request Support — Visit the Sands Cares corporate giving portal to submit a proposal

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Sands ECO360 Newsletters

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Environmental Responsibility Policy

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Assurance Statements

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GRI Indices

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CDP Responses

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